When it was announced that Murfreesboro (also home to a long-missed excellent record label, Spongebath), Tennessee's Those Darlins would be the support at Deer Tick's upcoming show here at SPACE, the already awesome night started to look even better. Don't know what I mean? Watch this video of their Lake Fever Session from last year...
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Every Never Is Now! On Thursday, March 11, SPACE made a play for our recent "Best Hip Hop Venue" nomination with a sold out night featuring 4 excellent artists. A late addition to the bill, F. Stokes started things hard with a short set that quickly won over the growing crowd. Astronautalis (Portland really seems to love him, rightfully so) was up second and put all the energy of a headlining... MORE
On Wednesday, March 10, Slow Food Portland planned their Writers Night to coincide with Maine Restaurant Week. The theme was "Apples, Mushrooms, Moonshine and the influence of food on a local economy." Food for the event was provided by Lee Farrington of Figa Restaurant. Guest writers included Greg Marley, John Bunker, Max Watman, and Ben Hewitt. Photos of the food and writers by Dennis Stein.